Lake Edward – the Source of Uganda, DRC Row

[Deutsche Welle] Named after a British prince, and classified as an important international wetland, Lake Edward is the smallest in Africa’s Great Lakes region. Why are Uganda and DR Congo at odds over it?

[Deutsche Welle] Named after a British prince, and classified as an important international wetland, Lake Edward is the smallest in Africa’s Great Lakes region. Why are Uganda and DR Congo at odds over it?

Deputy Minister Buti Manamela – 4th Brics Youth Summit

[Govt of SA] Address by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Buti Manamela to the 4th BRICS Youth Summit, Zebula Estate, Bela-Bela, LimpopoProgramme Director

[Govt of SA] Address by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Buti Manamela to the 4th BRICS Youth Summit, Zebula Estate, Bela-Bela, LimpopoProgramme Director

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Brokers Hand Over NSE to Foreigners as Falling Returns Keep Kenyans Away

[East African] Kenyan stockbrokers have relinquished the ownership of the Nairobi Securities Exchange to foreigners after local investors snubbed the shares following diminishing returns from the country’s stockmarket.

[East African] Kenyan stockbrokers have relinquished the ownership of the Nairobi Securities Exchange to foreigners after local investors snubbed the shares following diminishing returns from the country's stockmarket.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zwelihle Residents Struggle to Access Emergency Services During Protests

[News24Wire] Some Zwelihle residents claim they have not been able to access police and medical assistance since violent protests flared up in the Hermanus community on Tuesday last week.

[News24Wire] Some Zwelihle residents claim they have not been able to access police and medical assistance since violent protests flared up in the Hermanus community on Tuesday last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

At Partnership Forum, UN Officials Highlights Need for Continued Support for Somalia

[UN News] Speaking at the first day of the Somalia Partnership Forum in Brussels on Monday, senior United Nations officials commended the country’s government for its efforts in political reform, security, economic development, and recovery and humanit…

[UN News] Speaking at the first day of the Somalia Partnership Forum in Brussels on Monday, senior United Nations officials commended the country's government for its efforts in political reform, security, economic development, and recovery and humanitarian assistance - while flagging the need for further progress and international support for these efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Mobile Cellular Subscriptions Increased By 1.4 Percent in 2017

[Government of Mauritius] Mobile cellular subscriptions increased by 1.4% from 1,814,000 in 2016 to reach 1,839,500 in 2017. Mobidensity, or the number of mobile cellular phones per 100 inhabitants increased by 1.3% from 143.6 in 2016 to 145.5 in 2017, according to a press communiqué released by Statistics Mauritius on Information and Communication Technologies statistics, 2017 on 13 July 2018.

[Government of Mauritius] Mobile cellular subscriptions increased by 1.4% from 1,814,000 in 2016 to reach 1,839,500 in 2017. Mobidensity, or the number of mobile cellular phones per 100 inhabitants increased by 1.3% from 143.6 in 2016 to 145.5 in 2017, according to a press communiqué released by Statistics Mauritius on Information and Communication Technologies statistics, 2017 on 13 July 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Uchumi Pins Its Hopes on Franchises

[East African] Struggling Kenyan retail chain Uchumi Supermarkets is banking on the sale of a $30 million plot of land in Kasarani, Nairobi and franchising of some of its branches as its only hope of staying open after the government ruled out injectin…

[East African] Struggling Kenyan retail chain Uchumi Supermarkets is banking on the sale of a $30 million plot of land in Kasarani, Nairobi and franchising of some of its branches as its only hope of staying open after the government ruled out injecting more money into the company.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

False Spreading of Rumors Via Social Media in the Kimberley Area

[SAPS] The current situation in the greater Kimberley area is currently stable after sporadic incidents of looting at businesses and shops in Roodepan and Galeshewe.

[SAPS] The current situation in the greater Kimberley area is currently stable after sporadic incidents of looting at businesses and shops in Roodepan and Galeshewe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa